Kerosene Heater May Have Caused A Fire At Bronson Area House
Monday, January 10, 2022

(BATAVIA TOWNSHIP) – Authorities say a kerosene heater may have caused a fire Sunday at a Batavia Township home.

Bronson Fire Chief Scott Wilber says his department was called to 315 West Chicago Road at 1:50 Sunday morning. Firefighters arrived and found fire in the living room and dining room of the one story home.

The fire was finally extinguished. Damage estimates stand at $30,000 for the structure and approximately $10,000 for the contents. The lone occupant was able to get out of the house just before the fire department arrived.